Rockets won the Texas derby

October 27th, 2014

James HardenJames Harden scored 20 of his 25 points in the third quarter and the Houston Rockets finished his training with The off success over champions San Antonio, beating with 96:87 in the Texas Derby. Harden had problems in the first half and withdrew the break with only 5 points shooting 02/09. That changed after the resumption of the game when he broke out with 20 points and shooting 10.7 in the third quarter and in the final 12 minutes get a break from coach Kevin McHale. Isiah Canaan added 18 points for the Rockets, while Terrence Jones scored “double-double” of 11 points and 13 rebounds. Marco Belineli and Danny Green were the most effective for the Spurs, ending respectively with 19 and 14 points.

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Cleveland won against Milwaukee without LeBron

October 20th, 2014

Dion WaitersThough without two of their big stars, LeBron James and Kyrie Irving, Cleveland team was able to cope with Milwaukee with 106:100 in control before the start of the new season in the NBA. In the absence of Kyrie Irving and LeBron James responsibility for inserting the points fall on the third big star under the “cavaliers” Kevin Love. The 26-year-PF does not disappoint and scored 25 points, and added them 4 rebounds and 2 assists. Also 23 points added the guard Dion Waiters. For visiting Milwaukee selected number two pick in the draft this summer Jabari Parker scored 18 points and added 15 reserve Jared Dudley, who was accurate in all its five shooting from the trio. The experiment undertaken by coach Jason Kidd, the placing of the Greek wing Giannis Adetokunbo the position of point guard, however, was unsuccessful, as 19-year-old national of our southern neighbor stuck with only 4 points and recording a single assist to his name. In another interesting match of yesterday finalist in the last four seasons Miami lost at home to Atlanta with 103: 109. The game went through a series of twists and was marked by a return to playing Al Horford after 10-month absence due to injury. “Hot” began the meeting with a series of 14: 0 and after the end of the first quarter led to 31:16.

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Los Angeles got revenge from Utah Jazz

October 19th, 2014

Cobe Bryant LakersThe team of Los Angeles took revenge by Utah Jazz for bereavement 86:119 a few days ago. In another match of the preseason in the NBA Lakers beat Jazzmen in 98:91, with Kobe Bryant and Carlos Boozer were a major contributor to success. The 36-year-old Bryant missed 15 shooting (7/22), but this was the most effective, realizing 26 points in 32 minutes. The five-time NBA champion scored 9 of 11 free throws and also make and 5 assists. Carlos Boozer was level against the team it began NBA career and reported with 19 points, nine rebounds and six steals in 28 minutes. Utah top scorer Alec Burks had 21 points, while Enes Kanter finished with 14 points and 7 rebounds before leaving for personal fouls.

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Brook Lopez injured

October 18th, 2014

Brook LopezThe Center of Brooklyn Brook Lopez will be sidelined for about two weeks and will almost certainly miss the start of the season in the National Basketball Association, said the general manager of the club Billy King. The 213-centimeter Lopez has a sprain of the right leg, which he received at the control against Sacramento on Wednesday. He passed a scan, which showed that the injury is not severe, there is no fracture basketball and is expected to be ready for play in 10 to 14 days.
In two of the last three seasons, Lopez played a total of only 22 games because there were three fractures precisely the right foot. Brooklyn started the new season in the league with a visit to Boston on 29th October 2014.

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Houston Rockets send two newbies in the league

October 17th, 2014

Houston Rockets newbiesKevin McHale admitted that the Houston Rockets will send Clint Chapel and Nick Johnson to the daughter team of League Development – Rio Grande Valley Vypers. Houston Rockets chosen Chapel and Johnson respectively under No 25 and No 42 in this year’s draft.
“Clint Chapel and Nick Johnson will gain extensive experience in the development league. This is a great opportunity for them. Saw what izrastavane showed Donatas Motieunas and Terrence Jones, returning from there”, said McHale. Jones played for Rio Grande Valley Vypers 2012/2013 season, while last year there have fought Isiah Canaan and Troy Daniels.

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Kevin Love signs with Cleveland Cavaliers for 5 years

August 11th, 2014

Kevin LoveThe saga over the future of Kevin Love will end soon, as the player will join the squad of Cleveland Cavaliers. Based on information from authoritative media bosses from Minnesota Timberwolves, the player has reached agreement with his colleagues from the Cleveland Cavaliers. As a part of the transfer the team of Minnesota will receive Andrew Wiggins, Anthony Bennett and the option in the first round draft pick in 2015 and a year. Also Kevin Love has agreed to sign a 5-year contract with Cleveland Cavaliers, which will be worth of 120 million USD.
Although the two team have already agreed, the deal could not be finalized before 23rd August, as the rules of the National Basketball Association prohibit Cleveland traded Wiggins before 30 days have passed from the date on which the youngster signed first professional contract.

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Shawn Marion will sign with Indiana Pacers

August 11th, 2014

Shawn MarionThe well-experienced player Shawn Marion is the main transfer target of the team Indiana Pacers. The team from Indiana face to the wall after their big star Paul George injured, and two other players left – Evan Turner and Lance Stephenson. The 36-year-old former player in the All-Star Game has spent the last four years the team Dallas Mavericks, and before that game for the Phoenix Suns, Miami Heat and Toronto Raptors. The veteran submitted a stable level over the past year, taking into account with an average of 10.4 points and 6.5 rebounds in 76 games for the Mavericks.
Shawn Marion is expected to be the holder of a position small forward, if it comes to contract as it is he will have to replace Paul George, who will miss the entire racing next year. The management of the Pacers are oriented to him for his excellent game in defense, where he can keep both guards and light and heavy wings.

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Al Harrington leaves NBA

August 9th, 2014

Al HarringtonAl Harrington will play outside USA for the first time in his career, after it became clear that he has signed a contract with the team of the championship Fujian of China. The 34-year veteran spent the last 16 years in the team of Indiana, Atlanta, Golden State, New York, Denver, Orlando and Washington, but will now try his luck in Asia.
Harrington has played 981 NBA games since joining the league directly from high school in 1998. Indiana then elected him as Number 25 in the draft. 2013/2014 season he played 34 games for Washington with average scores of 6.6 points and 2.4 rebounds. Earlier in the summer Metta World Peace also signed with a Chinese team.

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Manu Ginobili will not play anymore for Argentina

August 8th, 2014

manu ginobiliThe star of the San Antonio Spurs and Argentina basketball team Manu Ginobili admitted that most likely will not play for his country. The 37-year-old basketball player was going to play for Argentina at the World Cup in Spain this summer, but the managers of the San Antonio Spurs forbid him because of an injury in his leg, which he received during the finals of the National Basketball Association.
“About today information, I can say that I no longer play for the national team of Argentina”, admitted Manu Ginobili.
The NBA superstar Manu Ginobili was the basis of one of the greatest successes of Argentina in recent years – gold and bronze medals at the Olympic games respectively in 2004 and 2008 and the years, and silver medals from the World Cup in 2002 year.

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Zach Randolph stays in Memphis Grizzlies

June 24th, 2014

Zach RandolphThe management of the Memphis Grizzlies fulfill one of its main objectives this summer after managing to keep its ranks team leader Zach Randolph. The information was confirmed by itself basketball player who last season repeatedly said it wants to finish their career in Memphis. At this stage there is no information on the exact parameters of the deal, but sources reveal that the new contract with effect from season 2015/16 and for a period of two years, in which 32-year-old basketball player will add to your bank account total 20 million dollars. In the last championship Randolph was a major contribution to the 50 victories Grizzlies in regular season by recording 17.4 points and 10.1 rebounds. During his career, he played for more teams Portland Trail Blazers, New York Knicks and Los Angeles Clippers, but his performance for 13 seasons in the National Basketball Association are 17.2 points, 9.4 rebounds and 1.8 assists.

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